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The politics of higher education

a case study of the Illinois College Savings Bond Program

by Kristine K. Mackey

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Illinois College Savings Bond Program,
  • Higher Education,
  • Education,
  • Finance,
  • Case studies

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Kristine K. Mackey
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 118 leaves :
    Number of Pages118
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25933200M
    OCLC/WorldCa22579313

      Suzanne Mettler spoke at Hamilton on April 24 about her new book titled Degrees of Inequality: How the Politics of Higher Education Sabotaged the American Dream. Mettler, the Clinton Rossiter Professor of American Institutions in the Government Department at Cornell University, addressed her concern that the American higher education system—though historically “associated . This article, synthesizing the available (published and unpublished) evidence, describes patterns of inclusion of African-Americans, women, and working-class youth into the system of higher education from to Focusing not only on whether access has increased, but on whether these subordinate groups have gained access to elite institutions, this article examines the three groups in Cited by:

      The landscape of higher education has undergone change and transformation in recent years, partly as a result of diversification and massification. However, persistent patterns of under-representation continue to perplex policy-makers and practitioners, raising questions about current strategies, policies and approaches to widening by:   A new book -- The Political Economy of Higher Education Finance: The Politics of Tuition Fees and Subsidies in OECD Countries, (Palgrave Macmillan) -- aims to put these developments in context. Julian L. Garritzmann, the author, is a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Konstanz and the University of Zurich.   Degrees of Inequality: How the Politics of Higher Education Sabotaged the American Dream - Ebook written by Suzanne Mettler. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Degrees of Inequality: How the Politics of Higher Education Sabotaged the American Dream/5(2).

      The politics of higher education policy are far less hospitable to reform than those in K Because every congressional district benefits from . America’s higher education system is failing its students. In the space of a generation, we have gone from being the best-educated society in the world to one surpassed by eleven other nations in college graduation rates. Higher education is evolving into a caste system with separate and unequal tiers that take in students from different socio-economic backgrounds and leave them more unequal 4/5(3). The 50 great books on education How Higher Education Has Failed Democracy and Impoverished the Souls of Antonio Gramsci: Conservative Schooling for Radical Politics ().Author: Dennis Hayes.


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